Sunday, January 20, 2013

Uzbekistan | Bukhara Oasis | Khwajagan | #3 Faghnawi

The third of the Seven Khwajagan of the Bukhara Oasis was Mahmud al-Injir al-Faghnawi (1227–1317). He was the disciple of Arif ar-Riwakri. His mausoleum, in a small village twenty-one miles north of Bukhara, is now a popular pilgrimage site. 
Entrance to the al-Faghnawi Complex (click on photos for enlargement)
al-Faghnawi Complex
Mausoleum of al-Faghnawi 
al-Faghnawi Complex
Tomb of al-Faghnawi
Other tombs at the al-Faghnawi Complex
Well at the al-Faghnawi Complex
Mosque at the al-Faghnawi Complex

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